Four Hens and a Rooster

Tag: auto safety

How Can You Help Your Teen Driver Succeed? This week is National Teen Driver Safety Week. A week where we focus on how important it is to teach our teens to drive safely and avoid distraction. Our oldest daughter turned 16 last month and if all goes well, she’ll get her license next month. Am I nervous? Sure. Can she do it? Absolutely. I know it’s hard to watch your baby get behind the wheel of your car but parentsmore

A note from Kristen: This is a guest post from the founder of Teen Driving Solutions. As you may (or may not!) know, our oldest daughter got her learners permit in November which is a whole new chapter in our lives. With all the distractions and the aggressive drivers and a teen’s lack of experience, getting into a car with them can be terrifying but it’s a critical piece of learning that you have to do WITH them. Trust memore

Interesting that I stumbled upon this article today as it was a discussion in our car on the way to school this morning. We still don’t know how to protect kids in cars, poll says We know that the rule of thumb in NC is “8 and 80″ for a booster seat (and at this rate, Cassie will never be out of a booster seat) but the law or rule of thumb for when a kid can ride in themore